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Alison Singer Explains Why Her Skills and Experience Make Her An Asset to the Scarsdale School Board

Alison Singer Explains Why Her Skills and Experience Make Her An Asset to the Scarsdale School Board

Alison Singer, the current Vice President of the Scarsdale Board of Education, i...

Bronx River Bike Path Scheduled for Completion in Early Summer

Bronx River Bike Path Scheduled for Completion in Early Summer

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Zoom Mitzvah Celebrations: What to Consider


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Assemblywoman Paulin Comments on Tax Increase for Wealthiest New Yorkers: Will They Leave?

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Understanding Your Real Estate Taxes: Answers from Scarsdale Assessor Victoria Sirota

Understanding Your Real Estate Taxes: Answers from Scarsdale Assessor Victoria Sirota

Do you have questions about your real estate taxes? How will the increase in sal...

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Keith Martinez Meets Barack Obama

martinez2Keith Martinez, the Scarsdale STEP student from South Dakota who graduated from Scarsdale High School in 2012, recently attended a private meeting with President Obama as part of an initiative called 'My Brother's Keeper' that was founded by Obama himself. The mission of the group is to mentor at-risk young men to keep them focused on school and their goals. Keith is a native American of Lakota/African American heritage and during the week of July 21 he met with NBA players and the Basketball Commissioner to receive advice on how to succeed through hardship and to share their stories. He also met with senators on Capitol Hill to get updates on what they are doing for the Indians and attended a conference and panel discussion on changing the name of the Redskins Football Team.

About the week Keith said, "This trip was extremely exciting and I was glad I was able to attend... all thanks to CNAY (Center for Native American Youth) for completely funding my trip. This means a lot to me and shows me that great things can happen to a poor kid from a reservation. Times like this give me more hope that I can make a difference in the future. I hope to continue my work and gain more supporters.

This summer, Keith who is now a student at Villnova, has returned to Scarsdale to live with Mara and martinezobamaBrandon Steiner, who hosted him during his two years at SHS. He is interning at Steiner Sports.

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Letters from Carl Finger, Max Roilson and John Spiro

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Below find letters from Carl Finger, Max Rolison and John Spiro in support of Alison Singer for School Board:

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The Race is On: 350 Run in 15K and 4 Mile Runs on April 11

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SVAC Offers EMT Training in Scarsdale

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